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VMware Products in VI3.5 Foundation, Standard and Enterprise Editions (1003296)

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What VMware products are available in the Virtual Infrastructure 3 Foundation, Standard and Enterprise editions?

Solution

VMware Infrastructure 3.5 Foundation edition includes:

  • ESX Server 3.5
  • Virtual SMP, VMFS
  • VirtualCenter Agent
  • Update Manager
  • Consolidated Backup 

VMware Infrastructure 3.5 Standard edition includes:

  • ESX Server 3.5
  • Virtual SMP, VMFS
  • VirtualCenter Agent
  • Update Manager
  • Consolidated Backup
  • VMware HA (Availability) 

VMware Infrastructure 3.5 Enterprise edition includes:

  • ESX Server 3.5
  • Virtual SMP, VMFS
  • VirtualCenter Agent
  • Update Manager
  • Consolidated Backup
  • VMware HA (Availability)
  • VMware VMotion (Live VM Migration)
  • Storage VMotion (Live VM Disk File Migration)
  • VMware DRS (Distributed Resource Management)
  • VMware DPM (Distributed Power Management) 
Note: The Virtual Center Management Server is not part of any of the above editions and needs to be purchased separately. The Virtual Center is required for HA, VMotion, DRS and DPM features.

For more information on how many licenses are required for your environment, see Creating a Single Host and Centralized License file in the VI3 License Portal (1005132).

 

VMware products will appear in your license file as:

 

License Keyword

  VMware Product

 

PROD_ESX_STARTER

  VMware ESX Server Foundation

 

PROD_ESX_FULL

  VMware ESX Server Standard/

 

ESX_FULL_BACKUP

  VMware Consolidated Backup

 

PROD_VC

  VirtualCenter Management Server

 

VC_ESXHOST

  VirtualCenter Management Agent for ESX Server

 

VC_VMOTION

  VMware VMotion

 

VC_DAS

  VMware HA

 

VC_DRS

  VMware DRS
 
For additional information, see Not enough licenses installed (1005265).
 
For more information on vSphere Editions, see Compare vSphere Editions for Mid-size and Enterprise Businesses.

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